Two Chinese nationals and a Filipino are killed in an ambush in Brgy. Upper Bicutan, Taguig City. An eight-year-old boy dies after being hit by stray bullet intended for a barangay councilor in Sta. Ana, Manila. An angry mob beats up a thief in Brgy. Apolonio, Quezon City. DOH Sec. Francisco Duque III maintains there are still no confirmed cases of the Wuhan coronavirus in the Philippines, but confirms there are 27 foreigners who are under investigation for showing symptoms of the deadly virus. Filipino-American basketball coach Christina Mauser is confirmed as one of the casualties in the helicopter crash in Calabasas, California that also killed NBA legend Kobe Bryant. The Taal Volcano eruption leaves a trail of destruction in the province of Batangas.